APPALACHIAN SUMMER, award winning 35mm feature film.
THE COMPOSITION, award winning 16mm short. 30 min.
PARTITIONS, award winning 8mm short. 10 min.
APPALACHIAN SUMMER, 35mm feature film
WILLIAM TELL, original screenplay
SHELTER, adapted from the novel by Jane Anne Phillips
Drama. Intrigue, murder, and cover-up. Coming of age at summer camp.
MISMATCH, original screenplay
Romantic Comedy. An estranged couple rediscovers their love in an online dating twist.
THE NAKED BREAD, adapted from the novel Il PANE NUDO by Mohamed Choukri
Producer Pietro Valsecchi
Drama/Romance. Based on Choukri’s coming-of-age memoir of life with a violent father and escaping the cycle of poverty in Morocco.
HONG KONG BABY, original screenplay
Chestnut Hill Productions
Action. An American couple become embroiled in gangland fighting when they find out they have unwittingly adopted a black-market baby in Hong Kong.
BERLIN, original screenplay
Aaron Spelling Productions
Action. A young, idealistic American journalist falls in love with an East Berlin underground musician before the fall of the Berlin Wall and helps her escape.
STORMY WEATHER, original screenplay
Producer Ron Molar
Drama/Romance/Adventure. An arrogant Wall Street executive and a leftist female journalist are stranded together on a deserted island after their sailboat crashes in a storm.
VULCANA, original screenplay
Action/Adventure. Woman Warrior.
APPALACHIAN SUMMER, original screenplay
Producers Teresa Sparks and Buffy Queen
Drama. Girl’s coming of age in rural Appalachia.
THE LOST SON, full length play, playwright
Chosen for an advanced writer’s workshop at the National Theater, Southbank, London, UK.
THE HIDDEN SEED, short play, playwright and director
Produced at the Lyric Hammersmith, London for Festival of New Drama
Produced at The Courtyard Theater, London for Scribbles
Best first feature and Best low budget film.
International Houston Film Festival
Best Dramatic Short, Washington D.C. festival
Best acting award, Ann Arbor Festival
Richard Donner Award for Outstanding Thesis Film
Featured at festivals. Sold to cable TV.
Focus award winning screenplay
Samuel Goldwyn Screenwriting contest finalist
MFA in Motion Picture and Television Production and Writing, University of California, Los Angeles
BA in Comparative Religions, University of Tennessee